Quantity Surveyor - Yorkshire

Posted 13 September 2023
Salary £45000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonuses
LocationSouth Yorkshire
Job type Permanent
SpecialismConstruction & Property
Expiry 13 October 2023

Job description

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

Location: York, UK

About Us: Join a well-established Tier 1 construction company with a strong focus on social housing projects. They are proud to be a trusted partner of Homegroup, one of the UK's leading providers of housing and support services. They are currently seeking a dedicated Quantity Surveyor to join their team in York, where you will play a key role in overseeing the Homegroup contract. This position offers a car allowance of £450 per month, a competitive salary ranging from to £50,000+ DOE, and a comprehensive benefits package that you can expect from one of the leading contractors.

Position Overview: You will primarily focus on the social housing projects, with a specific emphasis on the Homegroup contract. Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for maintaining and managing the financial aspects of the contract. Your role will require you to be on-site 90% of the time, ensuring effective cost control and project delivery. This position comes with excellent benefits and an opportunity to work with a company boasting a £200 million turnover.

Key Responsibilities:
* Lead and manage the financial aspects of the Homegroup contract.
* Ensure effective cost control, budget management, and reporting.
* Work closely with the Senior Quantity Surveyor to meet project goals.
* Utilize your knowledge of JCT contracts and social housing.
* Oversee refurbishment and electrical projects, focusing on kitchens, bathrooms, and related workstreams.

Qualifications and Requirements:
* Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Quantity Surveyor.
* Proficiency in JCT contracts and a background in social housing projects.
* Strong knowledge of refurbishment and electrical work.
* Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
* Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.
* Full driving license and willingness to travel within the Northeast.

* Attractive salary of £50,000+ DOE and benefits package to suit you.
* 26 Days Hols & BH - option to buy or sell holidays.
* Company pension scheme - up to 7.5%.
* Company Car or Allowance.
* They also offer our employees; Discounted Healthcare Scheme, Highstreet & lifestyle discounts including Taste card, a day paid volunteering per year, length of service awards, and many more.
* Opportunity to work with a financially robust company with a £200 million turnover.
* Involvement in a 4-year contract with Homegroup in the Northeast.